chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

(If you register a free account you won't see all these ads!)
Emile D'Andre vs Wilhelm Steinitz
Paris (1867), Paris FRA, Jun-28
Four Knights Game: Spanish. Classical Variation (C48)  ·  0-1
ANALYSIS [x]

FEN COPIED

NOTE: You are using our new chess viewer, "Olga." For more info see the Olga Quickstart Guide. You can switch back to the old viewer (pgn4web) from the pulldown menu below. If you have questions or suggestions see our Olga chessforum.

explore this opening
find similar games 1 more E D'Andre/Steinitz game
PGN: download | view | print Help: general | java-troubleshooting

TIP: Premium members can see a list of all games that they have seen recently at their Game History Page.

PGN Viewer:  What is this?
For help with this chess viewer, please see the Olga Chess Viewer Quickstart Guide.
PREMIUM MEMBERS CAN REQUEST COMPUTER ANALYSIS [more info]

Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-15-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  tpstar: 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 Nf6 4. Nc3 Bc5 <The Spanish 4N where 4 ... Bc5 scores well for White Opening Explorer > 5. 0-0 d6 <5 ... 0-0 6. Nxe5 Re8 7. Nxc6 dxc6 Paulsen vs Morphy, 1857 > <[last book move]<>> 6. Bxc6+ <White doubles Black's Pawns but gives up the Two Bishops - 6. d4 ed 7. Nxd4 Bd7 8. Nf5 0-0 Paulsen vs Zukertort, 1877 > bxc6 7. d3 Bg4 8. Be3 Bb6 9. Ne2 <[9. Qe2 Rb8 =]<>> Qd7 <Consider 9 ... Bxf3 10. gxf3 Qd7> 10. Nh4 g5!? <A speculative Pawn sacrifice> <[10 ... Rb8!? ]<>> 11. Bxg5 <[ ]<>> Nh5 12. Be3 Qe7 13. Nf5 Bxf5 14. Bxb6 Bxe4 <Desperado> 15. Be3 <Worse is 15. Bxc7 Bxg2 16. Bxd6 Qxd6 17. Kxg2 Rg8+ with wide open lines against White's King> Bd5 <Material is now even with BOOC> 16. c4 Be6 17. f4 f6 18. Nd4?? <A Discovery on the Nh5 but White misses a tactic> <[18. f5 Bf7 19. Nc3 ]<>> exd4 19. Qxh5+? <[19. Bxd4 Qf7 20. f5 ]<>> Bf7 <A Discovery on the Be3> 20. Qf3 Qxe3+ <Black trades Queens while winning material> 21. Qxe3+ dxe3 22. Rae1 Kd7 23. Rxe3 Rae8 24. Ref3 <[24. Rfe1 d5 ]<>> Re2 25. Rb1 <[25. R1f2 ]<>> Rg8 <Black's Rooks attack decisively> 26. g3 Bh5 27. Rff1 Rge8 28. h3 <[28. b4 ]<>> R8e3 29. g4 Rg3+ 30. Kh1 Rxh3+ 31. Kg1 Rhh2 0-1 <White's King is cornered>.

<[Fritz 7]<>>

NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.


NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific game and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please submit a correction slip and help us eliminate database mistakes!
This game is type: CLASSICAL (Disagree? Please submit a correction slip.)

Featured in the Following Game Collections [what is this?]
June 28th
from Paris 1867 by suenteus po 147
Four Knights, Spanish Variation, 4 ... Bc5 5. 0-0 d6 6. Bxc6+
from Instructive Games by bgitw


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2017, Chessgames Services LLC